Adjective "Layering" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Layering


    Definition:

    1. the wearing of lightweight or unconstructed garments one upon the other, as to create a fashionable ensemble or to provide warmth without undue bulkiness or heaviness.

    2. Tailoring. the trimming of multiple layers of fabric at the seam allowance of a garment so as to prevent a ridge on the face of the garment when the seam is sewn.

    3. Horticulture.. Also, layerage[ley-er-ij]/ˈleɪ ər ɪdʒ/. a method of propagating plants by causing their shoots to take root while still attache

    Examples:

    "summers can be layering."

    "rungs can be layering."

    "dresses can be layering."